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Old 03-13-2018, 06:53 PM
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Twin Six tech caps fit nicely and they add minimal bulk under a helmet.
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Old 03-14-2018, 06:02 AM
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Not sure she's still in business, but I've got one of these which I wear frequently:

I think she had a Facebook page at some point as well.

If you've got a big head like me, custom is a good option. If worse came to worst, I could probably talk my wife into making me a couple. She's quite good with a sewing machine.

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Old 03-14-2018, 12:05 PM
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I've got a Walz cap from our Paceline sale a few years ago. It fits nicely.

Also have a Rapha cap in size L and it is also great. Oddly, I ordered 2 caps from Rapha - the one I kept (called 'Rapha Cap') and the 'Pro Team cap'. The Pro Team cap was actually way too big. I returned it.

The "one size fits all" cap approach has never worked for me. Those caps were always too small. It's nice that multiple vendors are offering different sizes now.

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Old 03-14-2018, 02:07 PM
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The Walz Superdome size is the best fitting cap I've ever had.
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Old 03-14-2018, 04:30 PM
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Reddots makes two sizes and the L fits my 7 3/4 dome very nicely. I can even get proper "luft"...
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Old 03-14-2018, 05:13 PM
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I wear a 7 5/8 cap and Cinelli cycling caps fit me nicely. My favorite hat, though, is custom from Little Package, and she doesn't make hats very often these days.
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Old 03-24-2018, 10:47 AM
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Originally Posted by jtbadge View Post
Rothera Cycling makes an XL size. I wear a 7 5/8" fitted baseball cap, and this is one of the only brands I can fit comfortably when my hair is grown out.

EDIT: Looks like you have to add a note with your order to get the cap in XL size.

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Rothera Cycling can customize your cap for larger heads (my melon can attest to that). Plus, they tend to have cool deals every Tuesday. Check them out on instagram!

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Just to add on here that Walz and Rothera are my two "go-to's" for cycling caps...high quality made in the USA etc...

I have more caps than I care to admit, but they all do get worn...


Thanks to you guys for the Rothera recommendation! My first "buy" and it's awesome, and so is the service. Definitely a touch of class in this niche market.

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